The Dive

Cormorant looking up by Laura K. Deal

Sunrise at 11,360 feet

Photo by Laura K. Deal

Photo by Laura K. Deal

Mossy River

Photo by Kevin Raeder


Kevin Raeder resisted his mother’s heartfelt suggestions that he become a professional photographer, in favor of keeping photography safely disconnected from his paycheck. His paycheck comes from supporting data assimilation research at the National Center for Atmospheric Research. Data assimilation is essentially creating the best picture we can manage […]


Colorado has been plagued by wildfires for much of June, burning places close to my heart and destroying far too many homes. My prayers go out to those who’ve lost their homes and to the firefighters who’ve been working so hard to save what they can. This photo of the recent fire in Estes Park […]